Timothy McKinney Released from Prison

After 15 years in prison, 10 of them on death row, Timothy McKinney walked out of jail a free man today.

McKinney was convicted of the 1997 shooting death of off-duty MPD officer, Donald Williams, at Crumpy’s Comedy Club in North Memphis. His case garnered much national attention amid allegations that prosecutors suppressed key evidence in McKinney's 1999 trial and that his conviction was too heavily predicated on fallible eyewitness testimony.

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